Period
to 25 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for WAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WAN over the 6 months to 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 70 90
Rank change year-on-year +7 +20 -15
Permanent jobs citing WAN 61 59 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.89% 3.53% 2.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.49% 20.77% 16.76%
Number of salaries quoted 41 103 45
Milton Keynes median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £36,000 £38,750 £33,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £61,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +11.84% -24.00%

WAN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 313 284 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 19.96% 16.99% 15.18%
Number of salaries quoted 207 249 285
Milton Keynes median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -3.41% +10.00%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,400 £60,000 £55,750
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £37,750 £44,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year -14.20% +0.57% +9.38%

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing WAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Milton Keynes

WAN
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAN in Milton Keynes.

Salary trend for WAN in Milton Keynes

WAN
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Salary histogram for WAN in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, IT jobs citing WAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for WAN.

1 56 (91.80%) LAN
2 43 (70.49%) Cisco
3 33 (54.10%) TCP/IP
4 31 (50.82%) Finance
5 29 (47.54%) Telecoms
5 29 (47.54%) Juniper
5 29 (47.54%) Data Centre
6 28 (45.90%) VPN
7 24 (39.34%) Microsoft Office
7 24 (39.34%) Project Management
7 24 (39.34%) Financial Institution
7 24 (39.34%) Hedge funds
8 23 (37.70%) Microsoft Project
9 22 (36.07%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (29.51%) Cisco Certification
11 17 (27.87%) Windows
12 16 (26.23%) VMware
13 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
14 13 (21.31%) Citrix
15 12 (19.67%) MS Exchange
16 11 (18.03%) CCNA
16 11 (18.03%) Windows Server
16 11 (18.03%) SCCM
16 11 (18.03%) VMware Infrastructure
17 10 (16.39%) Active Directory
17 10 (16.39%) CCNP
18 9 (14.75%) MPLS
18 9 (14.75%) DNS
18 9 (14.75%) VoIP
18 9 (14.75%) WLAN

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (19.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.64%) SAS
Applications
1 24 (39.34%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (37.70%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.84%) Office 365
2 5 (8.20%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 56 (91.80%) LAN
2 33 (54.10%) TCP/IP
3 28 (45.90%) VPN
4 9 (14.75%) DNS
4 9 (14.75%) Firewall
4 9 (14.75%) MPLS
4 9 (14.75%) VoIP
4 9 (14.75%) WLAN
5 7 (11.48%) OSPF
5 7 (11.48%) SAN
5 7 (11.48%) SSL
6 6 (9.84%) BGP
6 6 (9.84%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (8.20%) EIGRP
7 5 (8.20%) VLAN
8 4 (6.56%) DWDM
9 3 (4.92%) ATM
9 3 (4.92%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (4.92%) Frame Relay
9 3 (4.92%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.56%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (3.28%) SQL Server
General
1 31 (50.82%) Finance
2 29 (47.54%) Telecoms
3 24 (39.34%) Financial Institution
4 4 (6.56%) Billing
5 2 (3.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (27.87%) Infrastructure Manager
2 16 (26.23%) Delivery Manager
2 16 (26.23%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
2 16 (26.23%) Network Delivery Manager
2 16 (26.23%) Network Engineer
2 16 (26.23%) Network Infrastructure Manager
3 13 (21.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (11.48%) Architect
5 6 (9.84%) Network Architect
5 6 (9.84%) Senior Architect
5 6 (9.84%) Senior Network Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) Support Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (8.20%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Infrastructure Support
6 5 (8.20%) Senior Network Architect
7 4 (6.56%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
7 4 (6.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 29 (47.54%) Data Centre
2 24 (39.34%) Hedge funds
3 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.28%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.28%) Thin Client
4 2 (3.28%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.64%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (27.87%) Windows
2 11 (18.03%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.92%) Android
4 2 (3.28%) Mac OS X
4 2 (3.28%) Windows 10
4 2 (3.28%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.28%) Windows 8
4 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (39.34%) Project Management
2 22 (36.07%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (14.75%) Problem Management
4 6 (9.84%) ITIL
4 6 (9.84%) Network Design
5 5 (8.20%) Statistics
6 3 (4.92%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (4.92%) ITIL V3
6 3 (4.92%) Matrix Organization
6 3 (4.92%) Migration
6 3 (4.92%) Network Management
6 3 (4.92%) Process Improvement
7 2 (3.28%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.28%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.28%) Load Balancing
7 2 (3.28%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.28%) Presales
7 2 (3.28%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.28%) Service Management
8 1 (1.64%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.28%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.64%) Perl
2 1 (1.64%) Python
2 1 (1.64%) SQL
2 1 (1.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (29.51%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (18.03%) CCNA
3 10 (16.39%) CCNP
4 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (8.20%) CCIE
6 4 (6.56%) Degree
7 3 (4.92%) CCDE
7 3 (4.92%) JNCIP
8 2 (3.28%) CCA
8 2 (3.28%) CCSE
8 2 (3.28%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (3.28%) MCP
8 2 (3.28%) MCSA
8 2 (3.28%) MCSE
8 2 (3.28%) VCP6
8 2 (3.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.64%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (1.64%) CCDP
9 1 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) SLA
2 2 (3.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.64%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.64%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.64%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (18.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (16.39%) Active Directory
3 4 (6.56%) Hyper-V
3 4 (6.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (18.03%) SCCM
2 2 (3.28%) Ansible
3 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.64%) Puppet
3 1 (1.64%) QRadar
3 1 (1.64%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 43 (70.49%) Cisco
2 29 (47.54%) Juniper
3 16 (26.23%) VMware
4 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
5 13 (21.31%) Citrix
6 5 (8.20%) F5
7 4 (6.56%) NetApp
8 2 (3.28%) Blue Coat
8 2 (3.28%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.64%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 1 (1.64%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.64%) HP
9 1 (1.64%) Meraki
9 1 (1.64%) Polycom
9 1 (1.64%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.64%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.64%) Tripwire